Business intelligence strategies for enterprise CIOs
Business intelligence (BI) is a broad category of applications and technologies for gathering, storing, analyzing and providing access to data to help enterprise users make better business decisions. As BI adoption grows in larger companies, many CIOs are investing in BI Competency Centers to manage the various aspects of BI initiatives. This month's CIO Briefing includes news, resources and advice on how to create or update a strategic BI roadmap and make the right choices for your BI and data architecture, including whether you should consider an on-demand BI solution.
A successful business intelligence implementation requires choosing the right products, negotiating a good contract and managing user adoption.. These articles and case studies offer multiple examples of the BI architecture decisions that IT executives have made and the types of user training they have rolled out.
Your business intelligence strategy needs to give business users the insights they need and prove an ROI for the data management, analytics and other BI technologies involved. Here, our experts will help you launch your search for a BI solution with questions to ask as you consider which BI approach and vendors to consider.